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Course summaryAcquire an understanding of science and the ability to apply theory to practice in sport and exercise.Work towards British Association of Sport and Exercise Science (BASES) accreditation.Conduct independent research and gain experience as a sport or exercise science consultant.Develop strong technical, analytical, practical and professional skills, alongside specialist skills in biomechanics and performance analysis, physiology and nutrition, strength and conditioning. We offer a
Acquire an understanding of science and the ability to apply theory to practice in sport and exercise.
Work towards British Association of Sport and Exercise Science (BASES) accreditation.
Conduct independent research and gain experience as a sport or exercise science consultant.
Develop strong technical, analytical, practical and professional skills, alongside specialist skills in biomechanics and performance analysis, physiology and nutrition, strength and conditioning. We offer a first-class suite of research and teaching laboratories alongside excellent facilities offered by our partnership venue at the English Institute of Sport.
How you learn
The course is delivered by our expert staff, many of whom support elite athletes and undertake cutting-edge research as part of their day-to-day work. Many of our staff members are accredited by professional bodies such as the British Association for Sport and Exercise Sciences (BASES), and we work collaboratively with our research centre, the Centre for Sport and Exercise Science, to consult, research and teach. You benefit from this experience and these activities, as they allow us to keep course content at the cutting edge, based on our knowledge and experience of sport and exercise science research and delivery.
This course prepares you for a career in
development of sport equipment
advisory roles for national governing bodies and the English Institute of Sport
developing corporate wellness programmes in the health and fitness industry
advising local authorities and local health trusts
When studying a postgraduate degree at Sheffield Hallam University, students will be working at the cutting edge using the latest techniques, ideas, practices, and insights to address contemporary issues in their discipline, professional practice and the workplace.
There are over 30,000 students at Sheffield Hallam University, and just over 6,000 of those are studying at postgraduate level. The university places a particular focus on experience in industry and the pursuit of applied learning.
Students at Hallam enjoy studying a range of courses at the heart of the city’s vibrant centre. One of the university’s strengths is in its ability to prepare students for creative problem-solving and dealing with complexity in the real world.